Blog Archives

Amy, a troubled start in life

Amy was troubled and very sad when she came to Dandelion Time.  Her progress is a testament to the work that she, her carers and the Therapeutic Team did to help her move into a more hopeful and trusting future.

Hair-raising Antics

Yvonne Mercer had a very troubled childhood and wanted to do something to support children in a similar situation. She decided to dye her hair all the colours of the rainbow, as a celebration of life and happiness … raising

Green Woodworking: Workshop 4 November 2017

On Saturday 4 November, starting at 9:30, we will be running a Workshop here at Dandelion Time in the Shepherd’s hut. Using traditional tools and wood from our grounds, you will make something beautiful to take home at the end of

Green Woodworking: Workshop 2 December 2017

On Saturday 2 December, starting at 9:30, we will be running a Workshop here at Dandelion Time in the Shepherd’s hut. Using traditional tools and wood from our grounds, you will make something beautiful to take home at the end

Brighton Marathon 2018

Join the Dandelion Time team and sport our bright green running vest.  Enjoy the warm hospitality at the Dandelion Time tent at the start and finish. The expectation is each runner will raise £500 for Dandelion Time through sponsorship. If

The Great British Row Trip 2017

The Great British Row Trip

Help us circumnavigate Britain in our 4th indoor Rowathon 9-13 OCTOBER 2017 Be part of our Great British Row Trip and help us circumnavigate Britain – a distance of 2,000 miles over 5 days! To achieve this we have invited 20

National CAMHS Conference 6 July 2017

Dandelion Time has been invited to have a stand at the National Children and Young People’s Mental  Health Conference, being held in London. The Agenda will focus on how mental health care for children and young people will be revolutionised

Award Winning Film: Demain July 2017

Dr Caroline Jessel, Dandelion Time Chairman, and Kent Environment Champions Group are screening the Award Winning French documentary Demain. An engaging and innovative work, highlighting the need for action around climate change and environmental threats. Winning the 2016 Cesar for Best

A Day of Play 2017

Come find that free, fun, spontaneous and playful part of you that copes with life without being concerned about getting it right or being clever all the time. Through play, games and short improvisations we will learn to let go

The Vicar’s Picnic: July 2017

We are really pleased to be taking part in the Yalding Music Festival this year.  Taking place on the banks of the river Medway, this is a great family friendly event.  Run by volunteers and raising money for local good